Overton County, TN Arrest Records

Overton County, TN is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.86 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has higher total crime rate than Shelby, Sullivan, Hamilton, Rutherford, Washington counties in Tennessee.
Overton County, TN property crime rate is 9.70 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 171 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that increased by 113.75% compared to 2015.

Overton County, TN Crime Rate

Total arrests in Overton County in 2016 increased by 59.59% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes decreased from 22 to 19 while non-violent crime increased by 72.58% from 124 to 214.

5 Crimes In Overton County, TN in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 171
Burglary 32
Aggravated assault 17
Motor vehicle theft 11
Arson 3

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Overton County decreased by 13.64% from 2015 and decreased by 52.5% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 40 to 19. In 2016 violent crime rate in Overton County was 81.64% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.086%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Overton County increased by 72.58% from 2015 and decreased by 8.94% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 235 to 214. In 2016 property crime rate in Overton County was 65.86% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.97%.

How Overton stands up against other counties

Overton vs. Scott

You’ll be in more risk in Overton compared to Scott county that had 9.01% lower crime rate compared to Overton county according to the FBI.
Murder rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.0614 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.0456 in Scott county.
Larceny rates of 7.7548 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and higher than average 3.3718 in Scott county.

Overton vs. Morgan

You’ll be in more safety in Overton compared to Morgan county that had 68.17% higher crime rate compared to Overton county according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.1856 in Morgan county.
Arson rates of 0.1360 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0928 in Morgan county.

Names with the most arrests in Overton

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Overton, Tennessee, the most crimes, that's 41.98% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 41-50.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Overton County is 0.68% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 2.89 daily crimes that occur in Overton County.
  • Overton, TN is more violent than Scott.
  • In Overton County you have a 1 in 95 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Overton, TN have increased by 59.59%.

Cities in Overton County

Names in Overton County